Michael F. McElroy is a photojournalist dedicated to documenting the social, political and environmental issues that define our times. He is currently working on long term documentary projects including the Water Crisis and Farmer Suicides in India, and the US Economic Crisis. Michael has been honored by POY International, Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar, Communication Arts, nominated for PDN's 30 Emerging Photographers in 2010 and a Critical Mass Finalist in 2011. He is a frequent contributor to The New York Times and ESPN. Michael is currently based in Cleveland, Ohio.